Ramie A. Halbrook is being held at the Cedar County Jail on a charge of first-degree murder in connection with the death of 39-year-old Joseph Roberts. The arrest followed an investigation by the Cedar County Sheriff's Office. Roberts was pronounced dead by EMS personnel after CCSO deputies responded to a report of a gunshot victim at 108 W. Craig Street, 2:05 p.m. Saturday, March 10.

More information will follow in the upcoming edition of the Cedar County Republican.

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